Health Information Technology/Coding Technology Curriculum

 

HIT AAS Checklist

 

Required General Education Core

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS
INFO 1100 Microcomputer Applications or
Possess Equivalency Skills as
Specified by Business Division
3*
HLTH 1060 Medical Technology or
Prove Comepetency by Passing WNCC
Standardized Test with a Score of
75% or higher
2*
BIOS 1160
or
LPNR 1110
Human Anatomy and Physiology
or
Body Structure and Function
4
INFO 1098 Intro to Online Learning 1
ENGL 1500 English Comp 1 3
     
TOTAL CREDIT
HOURS
  8-13
     

*Intermediate Algebra Ready

Fall

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS
HIMS 1250 Intro to HIMS 3
HIMS 1350 Healthcare Delivery Systems          2
HIMS 1400 Disease Process 1 3
HIMS 2150 Coding CPT 4
INFO 1220 Intro to Info Tech 3
INFO 1094  Intro to Database (Access)  1
     
TOTAL CREDIT
HOURS
  16

 

Spring

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS
HIMS 1500 Legal & Ethical Aspects of HIMS 3
HIMS 2400 Disease Process 2 3
HIMS 2100 Coding - ICD 4
INFO 2000
or
INFO 2020
Advanced Microcomputer Apps
or
Advanced Spreadsheets               
3
SPCH 1200
or
SPCH 1390
Speech Communications
or
Public Speaking
3
     
TOTAL CREDIT
HOURS
  16
   

 

Fall

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS
HIMS 2250 Healthcare Stats 2
HIMS 2330 HIMS Apps 1 2
HIMS 2730 PPE 1 2
HIMS 2180 Reimbursement Methodologies 4
HIMS 2200 Information Systems in Healthcare 2
PSYC 1050 Intro to PSY 3
     
TOTAL CREDIT
HOURS
  15

 

Spring

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS
HIMS 2630 Quality & Performance Improvement 2
HIMS 2340 HIMS Apps 2 2
HIMS 2760 PPE 2 2
HIMS 2390 Coding and Reimbursement Apps 3
HIMS 2600 Employment 1
OFFT 1070
or
MNGT 2220
or
MNGT 2260
Office Management
or
Supervisory Management
or
Principles of Management
3
     
TOTAL CREDIT
HOURS
  13

 

Grand Total Credit Hours: 68-73